Wednesday 1 March 2023

Squirrel with Poinsettia by Lee Holland with Kit & Clowder November 2022 Monthly Class Colouring for Merry Little Christmas Challenge #49 on the 1st of March, 2023


For challenge #48 for March/April 2023 of the Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog I chose to finish some colouring from the wonderful Alyce at Kit and Clowder. Then I made it into a card!

Here is my card for this month:

This Kit and Clowder Monthly Colouring Class is called Holiday Home from November 2022 and uses a cute image from Lee Holland Art, which was exclusive to the class.

Once I finished colouring, I trimmed the image, outlined it with G28 and then adhered it to a Kraft card from Envelope Solutions.

As I coloured I took some progression shots:

There is inspiration from the rest of the Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog DT over on the Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog, so please pop over to everyone's blog by clicking on their name. We always appreciate a comment or two! :) You can also find out what other challenges are out there, which could give you some ideas for your card or gift stash.

We all hope that you are able to join us for this challenge. We look forward to visiting your blogs and seeing your gorgeous "always anything Christmas goes" creations. Please ensure that you are a follower of the Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog!

Have fun! This challenge will end on the 15th of April, 2023 (my best friend Kylie's birthday!). Please check the Merry Little Christmas Challenge Blog to find out the winners of Challenge #48.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up #98 - Anything Goes Christmas with the Optional Twist... Light the Way
Critter Crazy Challenge #72 - Anything Goes with a Featured Critter - I have a cute squirrel!

Thanks for looking!


  1. Gorgeous image Lou and beautifully coloured! Thanks for joining us at The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge! We really appreciate your support and hope we’ll see you in the gallery again soon!
    Hugs, Kate (Cards a la Kate)!

  2. That glow from behind sets up your scene beautifully. Thanks for sharing your squirrel at Critter Crazy, CarolG

  3. Lou: Thanks for hopping over to another of Leslie's challenge blogs! We appreciate the link-up! Wonderful coloring! --Becca/DT and a teamie at MLCCB

  4. Thanks for sharing your lovely card with us at The 12 Momths of Christmas LinUp. Christine DT